What to do about the #Floods? discuss with the experts in our webinar now! #CitiesLive

Extreme Weather Preparedness An exclusive, live webinar from Sustainable Cities Collective February 10th at 12pm EST / 9am PST It’s been over a year since Hurricane Sandy, the second most expensive storm in American history, hit the East Coast in the fall of 2012. The passing of the year mark serves as a reminder of how vulnerable cities like New York and London are to climate change. And governments are not ignorant of the challenges ahead — a study of 30 cities in the U.K. by Newcastle University revealed that 90% of them have plans in place to better protect against extreme weather. But the differences in level of preparedness can be vast, and the real-world implementation of these plans frequently proves harder than initially thought. What are city governments, companies, and independent organizations doing to prepare for the next great storm? What are the lessons that...

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Extreme Weather Preparedness An exclusive, live webinar from Sustainable Cities Collective February 10th at 12pm EST / 9am...

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Extreme Weather Preparedness An exclusive, live webinar from Sustainable Cities Collective February 10th at 12pm EST / 9am...

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